renormalon etymology

English word renormalon comes from English -on, English renormalize

Detailed word origin of renormalon

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-on English (eng) (biology, genetics) Forming names of things considered as basic or fundamental units, such as codon or recon.. (chemistry) Forming names of noble gases and certain nonmetal elements (such as boron or silicon).. (physics, maths, and, biology) Forming nouns denoting subatomic particles (proton), quanta (photon), molecular units (codon), or substances (interferon).
renormalize English (eng) (physics) To subject to renormalization. To make the norm again.
renormalon English (eng) (physics) A poorly-understood and, so far, undefined singularity associated with quantum chromodynamics.

Words with the same origin as renormalon

Descendants of -on
Bohr magneton antineoplaston baryon baryonless boron boson caron encephalon energon interferon klepton leptoproduction multiexon neutron neutronic nylon photon photonic pion polaron psychon tachyon texton trion
Descendants of renormalize
renormalizable superrenormalizable